TRENDS

 

Registered Unemployed Young People (aged 16-24 years)

in receipt of an Unemployment Benefit ... at June 2004

by Local Government areas

Source Ministry of Social Development, Mayors Taskforce for Jobs

 

Territorial Local Authority

Totals

Duration of Unemployment

(as at

March 2001)

(as at

June 2004)

%

Change

Under 26 Weeks

26 - 51 Weeks

52 - 103 Weeks

104 - 207 Weeks

208 + Weeks

Ashburton

74

32

-57%

24

4

4

 

 

Auckland City

3200

1478

-54%

687

311

278

162

40

Buller

107

51

-52%

26

14

7

4

 

Central Hawkes Bay

106

20

-81%

17

1

1

1

 

Central Otago

208

39

-81%

36

2

1

 

 

Christchurch City

3851

1324

-66%

710

272

198

110

34

Clutha

84

51

-39%

40

4

4

3

 

Dunedin City

1351

548

-59%

312

130

71

26

9

Far North

669

431

-36%

124

88

100

82

37

Franklin

297

202

-32%

95

41

41

23

2

Gisborne

702

359

-49%

159

79

75

35

11

Gore

134

121

-10%

96

12

8

5

 

Grey

214

100

-53%

51

25

16

5

3

Hamilton City

2230

1332

-40%

536

282

282

172

60

Hastings

800

179

-78%

131

27

15

3

3

Hauraki

203

102

-50%

50

26

11

12

3

Horowhenua

371

302

-19%

89

71

66

55

21

Hutt City

1161

835

-28%

355

172

166

111

31

Invercargill City

874

712

-19%

408

133

110

41

20

Kaipara

114

75

-34%

23

20

13

14

5

Kapiti Coast

368

203

-45%

104

37

34

21

7

Kawerau

224

182

-19%

63

29

46

31

13

Manawatu

196

115

-41%

39

21

22

15

18

Manukau City

3423

2087

-39%

836

426

462

277

86

Marlborough

168

19

-89%

7

6

4

2

 

Matamata-Piako

189

53

-72%

35

8

5

5

 

Napier City

764

191

-75%

126

33

18

12

2

Nelson City

406

84

-79%

41

23

14

5

1

New Plymouth

912

562

-38%

248

150

102

55

7

North Shore City

1153

440

-62%

256

104

50

26

4

Opotiki

162

95

-41%

33

17

25

15

5

Palmerston North City

1085

528

-51%

271

130

78

36

13

Papakura

541

362

-33%

119

87

101

46

9

Porirua City

842

595

-29%

218

161

118

81

17

Rangitikei

184

106

-42%

62

16

14

10

4

Rodney

381

111

-71%

64

21

13

10

3

Rotorua

902

601

-33%

201

151

145

71

33

Ruapehu

123

67

-46%

24

16

15

9

3

South Taranaki

214

131

-39%

52

26

32

16

5

South Waikato

321

169

-47%

68

35

28

25

13

South Wairarapa/Masterton

390

113

-71%

57

22

22

9

3

Stratford

113

79

-30%

35

19

15

8

2

Tararua

78

115

47%

68

22

17

5

3

Tasman

281

93

-67%

74

12

3

4

 

Taupo

267

54

-80%

32

15

5

2

 

Tauranga

1081

131

-88%

81

30

16

3

1

Thames-Coromandel

199

64

-68%

44

10

4

6

 

Timaru

478

226

-53%

120

40

44

16

6

Upper Hutt City

431

342

-21%

122

66

78

64

12

Waikato

383

244

-36%

90

56

47

36

15

Waimakariri

248

46

-81%

31

7

4

2

2

Waipa

188

55

-71%

44

7

1

2

1

Wairoa

154

64

-58%

35

12

11

5

1

Waitakere City

1713

582

-66%

270

122

114

56

20

Waitaki

165

75

-55%

53

10

10

2

 

Waitomo

127

73

-43%

24

21

17

9

2

Wanganui

679

495

-27%

208

105

106

61

15

Wellington City

1695

1211

-29%

534

303

221

128

25

Western Bay of Plenty

40

10

-75%

7

1

2

 

 

Whakatane

432

315

-27%

89

68

76

58

24

Whakatane District

91

77

-15%

22

16

20

12

7

Whangarei

1012

514

-49%

211

115

101

72

15

GRAND TOTAL

39,553

19,972

-50%

9087

4290

3727

2192

676